Nokia tax case

'UPA regime responsible for Nokia plant troubles'

Tamil Nadu Government Friday blamed previous UPA regime for the troubles faced by Nokia's Chennai plant which was kept out of Microsoft acquisition pact in the wake of Rs 21,000 crore tax dues raised by the I-T Department.

Jul 11, 2014, 22:11 PM IST

HC sets-aside TN Rs 2,400 crore tax notice on Nokia

The Judge also directed the Deputy Commissioner (CT) of Enforcement (South) to give an opportunity to Nokia for hearing, peruse the documents and then pass orders on "merits" in accordance with law upholding the handset makers' contention that the order was passed without being heard.

Apr 29, 2014, 22:53 PM IST

Nokia employees boycott canteen services

"From this morning, we have stopped using the canteen services offered to us by the company as a mark of protest against forcing us to opt for the VRS," an office-bearer of the Nokia India Employees Union said.

Apr 21, 2014, 22:13 PM IST

Nokia employees stage fast

More than 3,000 employees, mostly in the 20-30 age group and a majority of them women, wearing black badges, took part in the protest.

Mar 31, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

Nokia yet to come up with concrete proposal to settle tax row: CBDT

Nokia India Pvt Ltd so far has not come to the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) with a concrete proposal to settle its tax row with the department, a senior finance ministry official said Monday.

Mar 24, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

SC asks Nokia to settle tax row with IT department

Further, the failure to resolve it would lead to more difficulty as negotiations with the government have broken down.

Mar 03, 2014, 23:33 PM IST

Tax case not expected to affect deal with Microsoft: Nokia

Finnish handset major Nokia has said the developments in the Rs 21,153-crore tax liability case in India is not expected to affect the "timing or closing" of its deal with software giant Microsoft.

Feb 15, 2014, 11:36 AM IST

Tax row: Nokia India moves SC against Delhi HC order

Nokia India has moved the Supreme Court challenging the decision of the Delhi High Court which asked the company to give an undertaking to fulfil the conditions relating to payment of tax dues.

Feb 12, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

Nokia tax case: HC defers hearing on plea of Income Tax dept

The Delhi High Court on Friday deferred the hearing to January 20 on the pleas of Income Tax department seeking "directions/clarifications" on the December 12 order by which the assets of mobile phone handset maker Nokia in India were defreezed.

Jan 17, 2014, 19:20 PM IST

Nokia tax case: Income Tax dept moves HC for clarification

The court had on December 12 allowed the plea of Nokia for lifting of a stay on transfer of its assets in India.

Jan 03, 2014, 20:04 PM IST

Nokia tax case: Finland welcomes Delhi HC order

Nokia and a string of multinational companies have come under the scanner of tax authorities of India. The companies have denied any wrong doing but tax authorities say they need to protect revenues.

Dec 15, 2013, 12:46 PM IST

Nokia welcomes Delhi HC order, says many clearances still left

Buoyed by the Delhi High Court's decision, Finnish handset maker Nokia Thursday said it will now start the planned transfer of its Indian assets to Microsoft, but said various statutory clearances are required before the hand-over.

Dec 12, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

Nokia Chennai plant workers welcome Delhi HC order

Workers of Nokia plant near here welcomed the Delhi High Court order that defroze the assets of the Finnish firm in India, paving the way for their sale to Microsoft.

Dec 12, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

HC defreezes Nokia's assets; paves way for sale to Microsoft

In a major relief to handset maker Nokia, the Delhi High Court Thursday defreezed the assets of the Finnish firm India, including in Chennai, paving the way for their sale to Microsoft.

Dec 12, 2013, 15:13 PM IST

7,000 Nokia employess keenly await Delhi HC verdict today

The Delhi High Court will pronounce Thursday its verdict on Nokia's plea for a direction to Income Tax department for lifting of the stay on transfer of assets here in view of its USD 7.2 billion global deal with Microsoft.

Dec 12, 2013, 11:42 AM IST

Nokia tax plea: High Court verdict Thursday

The Delhi High Court will pronounce Thursday its verdict on Nokia's plea for a direction to Income Tax department for lifting of the stay on transfer of assets here in view of its USD 7.2 billion global deal with Microsoft.

Dec 11, 2013, 21:15 PM IST

Nokia tax case: India, Finland officials discuss tax dispute

Nokia had moved the Delhi High Court seeking lifting of a stay on transfer of its assets here and offered to pay a minimum deposit of Rs 2,250 crore as tax.

Dec 10, 2013, 21:09 PM IST

We have not received official tax claim of Rs 21,153 cr: Nokia

Nokia Monday said that it has not been served with "any official claim" of the Income Tax (I-T) department that has told the Delhi High Court that the mobile company owes it Rs 21,153 crore as tax liability (existing and anticipated), including penalty.

Dec 09, 2013, 20:50 PM IST

Nokia owes Rs 21,153 cr as total tax liability: IT dept

The Income Tax department has informed the Delhi High Court that Nokia India and Nokia Corporation owe it Rs 21,153 crore as total tax liability (existing and anticipated), including penalty during a seven-year period from 2006-2013.

Dec 09, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

India, Finland to discuss Nokia tax case next week

While Nokia has offered to pay a minimum deposit of Rs 2,250 crore, out of the total tax liability of nearly Rs 6,500 crore, the I-T department has told the Court that the offer is not acceptable.

Dec 07, 2013, 00:06 AM IST